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Top cafe recommendations from locals

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“you have to try their cheesesteak, it's the best thing on their menu! It's classic food items with an asian twist.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Cafe
“decadent Southern-style breakfasts, from the fried buttermilk chicken and waffles to the crab cake and fried-green-tomato eggs Benedict.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Cafe
“Brunch and dinner are awesome here. The chef and owner lives nearby and the the food is souther comfort mixed with Baltimore sensibilities. The restaurant was just expanded and is beautiful inside. The open kitchen is and the crowd is welcoming.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“6 min drive or 17 min public transit Rustic coffeehouse in a reclaimed factory building serving locally sourced & seasonal light bites.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“This is a closer option for coffee than Charmd Kitchen but not as good. Not bad tho!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Book Store
“Red Emma's is a vegan/vegetarian restaurant/cafe with a politically radical bent. It's run by a worker owned collective and has a bookstore! ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Cafe
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“A family owned place to eat, drink, relax or gather with friends downtown. Sometimes they have musicians perform at One World. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Great cafe to take your laptop, grab coffee and pastries, and work or just hang out!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“It a close and wonderful coffee shop, and it's on the way to downtown inner harbor. Make sure to sit upstairs. The place is perfect for working or visiting with friends. Gluten-Free and Veggie options.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Best of the best for brunch. Food, ingredients and portions can compare to almost any top-tier brunch restaurant nationally. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great coffee, Italian bakery, great atmosphere and scene. Short walk, worth it!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Huge selection of yummmmy coffees. Great place to grab a bag of beans to take home or give as a gift. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Cafe
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“They serve organic coffee, with a locally-sourced menu. They offer free WiFi in a repurposed industrial setting.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Cafe
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“The most AMAZING locally sourced gelato and the coffee is also excellent. Seasonally try the drinking chocolate, it's to die for!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“Huge portions, cheap prices, friendly atmosphere, good food, nearby. Specializing in gluten-free cupcakes and Indian food (don't overthink the combination—it's all good). There's a cafe area and also a restaurant/bar.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Great place for brunch. Short Uber/Lyft from BMore Heights. Highly recommended”
  • 13 locals recommend